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The Wonderful World Of Albert Kahn

ISBN 10 : 1846074584
ISBN 13 : 9781846074585

In 1909 the millionaire French banker and philanthropist Albert Kahn embarked on an ambitious project to create a colour photographic record of, and for, the peoples of the world. ..


The Dawn Of The Color Photograph

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015078790618
ISBN 13 :

A lavishly illustrate volume brings more than 370 images from Albert Kahn's dazzling early twentieth-century global photographic archive in which he endeavored to produce a photogr..


Counter Archive

ISBN 10 : 9780231509077
ISBN 13 : 0231509073

From 1908 to 1931, French banker Albert Kahn financed a monumental multimedia archive intended to record the "surface of the globe as inhabited and developed by Man." Stored in a w..


The Lumiere Autochrome

ISBN 10 : 9781606061251
ISBN 13 : 1606061259

Louis Lumière is perhaps best known in the U.S. for his seminal role in the invention of cinema, but his most important contribution to the history of photography was the autochro..


Albert Kahn

ISBN 10 : 1568983433
ISBN 13 : 9781568983431

An exploration of the work of Albert Kahn, the architect of Ford. Federico Bucci examines Kohn's operating principles in detail...


The First World War In Colour

ISBN 10 : 3836554186
ISBN 13 : 9783836554183

The colours of catastrophe: Rediscovered autochrome photography of the First World War The devastating events of the First World War were captured in myriad photographs on all side..


Casals And The Art Of Interpretation

ISBN 10 : 9780520963511
ISBN 13 : 0520963512

"This is an immensely valuable book and one which is clearly designed to appeal to all musicians—not just string players...Mr. Blum has captured in great detail the little things..